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Warren debuts $10 million IMAX

In November 2011, he opened two intimate “directors suites” that each offer seating for about 40, large, heated, reclining chairs, and food and drink service. The largest addition to the theater since it was built debuted Feb. 24 when Warren introduced a $10 million IMAX theater. The screen is seven stories high and the auditorium

Boeing plans to close Wichita facility, move jobs to OKC

The company cited defense budget restrictions and limited opportunities for new work and competitive cost structure as driving forces to closing its facility in Wichita, Kan., by the end of 2013, displacing its 2,160 employees. Mark Bass, vice president and general manager for BDS’ Maintenance, Modifications & Upgrades division, said over the past five years,

Oklahoma City named number one for economic security

The survey was based on four factors: unemployment, house price decline, earnings needed to afford a decent two-bedroom apartment relative to annual earnings from a full-time job in personal services, and the share of homeowners who faced serious delinquency as of mid-2011. Oklahoma City was followed by Omaha and Wichita in second and third place,